Perthshire Ann. Coll.

Perthshire Paperweights (1968-2002) was set up by Stuart Drysdale in Crieff, Scotland aided by some of the top Scottish glassworkers. A specially commissioned weight in 1969 was followed by the factory's first Annual Collection in 1970, which consisted of just 2 designs. From then on, a new Collection was presented every year with 4 or 5 (later 7 or 8) limited editions. Most have a "P" signature/date cane or a scratched "P". For years, Perthshire was the benchmark for paperweight making in Scotland. The last complete Annual Collection was introduced in 2001. Financial constraints forced the factory to close down in early 2002.

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  • £ 399.00 In Stock

    One of Perthshire’s best: a cylindrical weight with a gold-ruby flash overlay. Set within the weight is a 3 dimensional arrangement of orange/yellow & blue/white flowers, buds and green leaves. The weight is cut with a large, circular top window and intricate diamond-shaped facets on the sides, which create fan-shaped patterns around the colourful...

    £ 399.00
  • £ 270.00 In Stock

    The bouquet - composed of white, coral-pink, pale-blue & topaz-coloured flowers - is set on a blue flash base. Completing the floral arrangement are 3 buds and green foliage. The weight is finished with a circular top window and 24 side facets arranged in 3 rows. Signed with a tiny green/white “P” cane at the base of the bouquet. Scratch-numbered (62)...

    £ 270.00
  • £ 185.00 In Stock

    2 ripe strawberries are placed next to a fully-opened white blossom. The arrangement - set above a strawberry cut base - is completed by 3 tightly-closed buds and green leaves. The weight is finished with a top facet, 4 large oval facets on the sides with pairs of smaller facets set between them. Signed with a small green/white “P” cane.(Only 218 of the...

    £ 185.00
  • £ 210.00 In Stock

    The clear glass set with a spray of pale-blue flowers borne on brownish-green stalks bearing numerous green ribbed leaves. The weight has a large circular top window and 24 side facets, which are arranged in 3 rows. The base is slightly frosted and cut with fine diamond points.Signed with a tiny green/white “P” cane at the base of the stalks.

    £ 210.00
  • £ 275.00 In Stock

    A 4-flower bouquet with a blue flash overlay. The lilac, yellow, pink & blue flowers are accompanied by a number of buds and foliage and set over a clear ground. The weight is finished with a circular top window plus 30 fine notch-cuts and 30 small oval facets around the sides. Scratch-signed “P” and numbered on the narrow wear ring around the...

    £ 275.00
  • £ 99.00 In Stock

    The clear glass of this small weight is set with a stalk bearing green leaves and 3 Scottish bluebells, with the tips of yellow anthers just visible. The weight is finished with a top facet, 8 large & 8 smaller oval side facets and a V-groove, star-cut base.Signed with a “P” cane at the base of the stalk. (Includes original numbered certificate)

    £ 99.00
  • £ 150.00 In Stock

    This design was issued by the Perthshire Paperweights Collectors Club. 2 white lampwork flowers with yellow stamen, a small bud and a greenish-brown  stem bearing 5 ribbed leaves are set over a translucent mottled ruby ground. The weight is cut with a top window and 5 side facets.Signed with a PPCC cane in the centre of the concave base, which also bears...

    £ 150.00
  • £ 160.00 In Stock

    Two pink thistles growing from serrated green leaves, encircled by 3 rings of blue & pale amber complex millefiori canes, are set over a clear ground within a purple on white double overlay. The overlay is cut with a top window plus 6 large and 6 small side facets. Signed with a “P” cane in the outer ring. Polished, concave base. (Originally planned...

    £ 160.00
  • £ 80.00 In Stock

    Standing on one leg in a pool of blue water is a pink flamingo. Growing on the surface of the pond are waterlilies and to the side brown bullrushes. The weight is finished with a circular top facet. A P1982 signature/date cane is set in the polished, concave base.(Planned as an edition of 300, only 184 were issued)

    £ 80.00
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